Lecture Series Videos - 2015

Global Public Health: Experiences and Insights

These lectures are videotaped and published to the web by Missoula Community Access Television as part of its Media Assistance Grants Program. For more information visit mcat.org.

January 29th -"Global Public Health: Lessons from Ebola 2014/2015."- Peter Koehn, PhD, Department of Political Science, University of Montana

February 4th -"The Interplay of Human and Environmental Health: Experiences in Borneo." - Darin Bell, MD, Hospitalist, St. Patrick Hospital

February 11th - "Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: Forgotten Foundations of Health." - Mark Schulein, MD, Family Medicine, Livingston Memorial Hospital

February 18th - "16 Horses to Every Person: Challenges in Healthcare Delivery in Rural Montana." - Michele Sare, MSN, RN, Founder of Nurses for Nurses International

February 25th - "Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever: An Overview and Personal Perspective." - George Risi, MD, Infectious Disease Specialist, St. Patrick Hospital.

March 3rd - "Eleanore's Project" A Look Behind the Curtain." - Rick Aldred, President and Cofounder of Eleanore's Project, Inc.

March 11th - "Local Global Health: Helping the Underserved in Our Communities." - John Miller, MD, Family Medicine, Partnership Health Center

March 18th - "Teaching Dermatology in Cambodia and What Cambodia Taught Me about Public Health." -  Charlotte Kutsch, MD, Dermatology, Western Montana Clinic

March 25th - "Healthcare Challenges in Khayelitsha, South Africa: Addressing IV Prevalence through the Social Construction of Disease." - Rachael Schmoker, GP minor, Uinversity of Montana

April 8th - "Cervical Cancer Screening in Africa with Grounds for Health: Analyzing one NGO's Way of Providing Care." - Joey Banks, MD Rocky Mountain Eye Center

April 15th - "Global Blindness: Impacts and Emerging Solutions." - Roger Furlong, MD, Rocky Mountain Eye Center

April 22nd - "How International Experiences as Students Led to an Interest in Family Medicine." - Nerissa Koehn, MD, Family Medicine, Partnership Health Center, with Felicia Lucas, Justing Perry, Emma Wright

April 29th - "Lessons from Longitudinal Medical Volunteer Work in St. Lucia." - Lisa Fleischer, MD, Family Medicine, Kalispell Regional Medical Center

May 6th - "Community Based Medical Assistance: The Work of Missoula Medical Aid in Honduras." - State Senator Richard Barrett, PhD, Economics, UM Emeritus